About Jibean

Mr. T and Miss L with their Mama

I am a mama to three wonderful kids (Mr.T is in elementary school, Miss L is Pre-K, and Lil T is a toddler), yoga teacher, group fitness instructor, public relations consultant, Libra, Minnesota girl in love with living in the Pacific Northwest. I left a full time lucrative career to go part-time at a non profit so I could pursue my loves: health/fitness, wellness/yoga and babies. Then, we moved to Oregon. Now, I teach, consult, parent, and … blog. In 2013, I went back to work full time, yet I still teach, consult, parent, and blog.

The Mama Gut is about the blend of my loves and my path through motherhood: about learning to trust my gut instinct to be a parent worthy of my great kids and working on my actual mama gut, restoring my waistline.

It’s also a place where I share my thoughts on being a working mom, teaching yoga, and my quest for strength and stability in my life and in my core. I will share a monthly mantra which is simply a theme or intention I will have used that month in one of the yoga classes I teach. In between, it’s just me, my mamahood, mama gut instinct and working mama stories. Enjoy!

~ jibean




4 thoughts on “About Jibean

  1. momsicle December 4, 2012 at 10:42 am Reply

    Love this photo and your descriptions! Especially “journey to my core”! That’s it. Love it. Keep going!

  2. Savasana Secrets | The Mama Gut August 19, 2013 at 9:00 pm Reply

    […] some new posts and new categories with recurring themes. You can read more about the update on my About Me […]

  3. Heather June 12, 2014 at 7:53 am Reply

    Hi there! My name is Heather and I have a question about your blog! Please email me whenever you get a free moment at Lifesabanquet1(at)gmail(dot)com 🙂

  4. elizabethmhoover January 14, 2015 at 9:02 pm Reply

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